By TED ANTHONYAP National Writer
SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - In the market for new designer eyewear this Independence Day? Look no further than Wize Eyes on Long Island. "So Proudly We Hail," the chain advertised this week, "With Fashion Eyewear ... At Half The Price
By JASON STRAZIUSOAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Gunmen killed two policemen guarding a church, snatched their rifles and then opened fire on the congregation from inside and out on Sunday, killing 15 people and wounding 40, security officials said.
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Some Democrats in tough races are returning their invitations to the Democratic National Convention with a note attached: Thanks, but no thanks.
Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri is the highest-profile Democrat
By MARTIN GRIFFITHAssociated Press
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Organizers of the Reno National Championship Air Races are pursuing plans to build a permanent memorial for victims of last year's mass-casualty crash in Nevada.
Reno Air Racing Association officials are
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Raul Villarreal was long a public face of the Border Patrol, frequently appearing on television news as an agency spokesman and acting as a dangerous human smuggler in a public service announcement intended to warn Mexicans about the dangers of
By WEATHER UNDERGROUNDFor The Associated Press
Tropical Storm Debby is spinning in the Gulf of Mexico. On Sunday, this system will produce more heavy rains and strong thunderstorms over Florida, western Cuba, and the Gulf Coast. Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued for parts
By ROXANA HEGEMANAssociated Press
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - More allegations of abuses at a Kansas military boarding school have surfaced amid widening media coverage of a federal lawsuit filed by parents of former cadets, prompting St. John's Military School to issue a lengthy
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writers
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Steve Jobs' vendetta against Google remains alive, eight months after the Apple co-founder died feeling betrayed by a company he once embraced as an ally.
Apple is escalating
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. and Philippines said Friday they are expanding intelligence sharing and cooperation on maritime security, as President Barack Obama reiterated Washington's desire to be viewed as a Pacific power
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Facebook is testing a new pay-to-promote system for status updates: the idea is that users can pay a small fee to Facebook to have a particular status update appear on their social networks in a more-visible manner. Right now, the test service appears to be only running